Tom McGarry and Tom Sukowicz Author Article on Dealing with Impaired Lawyers in Chicago Lawyer Magazine

October 8, 2014

Thomas P. McGarry, a partner in Hinshaw's Chicago office and Thomas P. Sukowicz, a partner in Hinshaw's Ft. Lauderdale office, authored the article, "Dealing with an Impaired Lawyer in your Firm," in the October issue of Chicago Lawyer Magazine. The article discusses the Illinois Supreme Court Rules of Professional Conduct and any requirements to report an impaired lawyer. In addition, the authors identify rules most likely to be violated by an impaired lawyer.

Please visit Chicago Lawyer Magazine's website to read the full article.  

Thomas McGarry is a veteran trial lawyer, his civil litigation practice emphasizes the defense of professionals in federal and state courts and disciplinary agencies. For more than 30 years, Mr. McGarry has focused on representing lawyers and lawyers' professional liability insurers. 

Thomas Sukowicz has devoted his entire career to issues involving lawyers’ professional liability and responsibility. His practice involves professional liability, legal ethics, risk management, loss prevention and the defense of lawyers in disciplinary proceedings.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a national law firm with approximately 500 attorneys providing coordinated legal services across the United States and in London. Hinshaw lawyers partner with businesses, governmental entities and individuals to help them effectively address legal challenges and seize opportunities. Founded in 1934, the firm represents clients in complex litigation and in regulatory and transactional matters.